Summary: If you want to Fully control how your music sounds then DON'T buy this. If you're content listening to YOUR music how someone else THINKS you should hear it then DO buy this, everything is pre-set and sucks.
Summary: I am coming from one of the blu-ray combo amps, and this is a pretty huge improvement over that. I was having some lip-sync issues with playing the audio through that so I decided to come over to the receiver side.
Pros: Great bang for the buck and it's pretty straight forward to use. Sound is great (especially for the price). It's no top of the line system, but if you're on a budget or just starting out, it's a pretty solid buy. It powers up pretty fast and ties all of my equipment together nicely.
Cons: No wi-fi, but at this price it's not a con per-se. As a receiver, it is larger than most other devices. Once again, not a con really, just something you have to expect to have/make room for. It has built in controls for a TV, but this only works on Pioneer TV's, so I still have to have another re...
Working fine, definitely better than the TV built in speaker
8 May 2015
Summary: Working fine, definitely better than the TV built in speaker. It took some time to get it setup and working with all of my surround sound speakers, but the included mic and built-in software helped a lot.